Inaugural awards call for entries from sustainably minded fashionistas, entrepreneurs and...

True to its ethical mandate of seeking new opportunities to support entrepreneurs in South Africa’s circular economy, the PET Plastic Recycling Company (PETCO) has...

This young South African has planted 750 trees to help save...

One young South African spent the last three weeks of his holiday planting spekboom plants - all to save our planet....

Thanda Island Saves Turtles through Partnership with Local Marine NGO

(Tanzania) - Deeply committed to the conservation of the region’s sea turtles, dugongs and whale sharks, as well as the preservation and rehabilitation of...

3 Ways to be part of World Clean-Up Day

September 21 is World Clean-Up Day – the biggest one-day civic action against waste in human history! Here's what went down last year in South...

Bright young Limpopo business school graduate grabs top recycling award

A 24-year-old business school graduate scooped a national Waste Reduction Youth Warrior award for 2019. On the back of its recent announcement of a 6% year-on-year...

New packaging guidelines have been put together by South Africans looking...

Smart, sustainably sourced and recyclable packaging design – which keeps plastic out of the environment – is the focus of the...

#RunningDry is now a global movement seeking to raise awareness for...

Severe injury turns #RunningDry from a campaign into a movement as community rallies to run marathons and raise awareness about global water crisis with...

More South Africans interested in vegan lifestyle

South Africa may be considered a meat-loving nation, but many are starting to make the transition to a more plant-based lifestyle.

This 10-year-old eco-warrior will inspire you to recycle!

Earlier this year, young Rocco Antonio da Silva won the 2019 PETCO Waste Reduction Youth Warrior award. He won the award because of his efforts...

Top recycling awards for Drakenstein innovators ♻

The Drakenstein region has received two top awards for its recycling and sustainability efforts. The Drakenstein Municipality received the Local Authority Recycling Innovation award from...

Age no hindrance for young, award-winning eco-warrior

While Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg continues to make a global impact, South Africa's own young eco-warriors are also making important...

World Cleanup Day 2018

Plastics|SA is proud to be partnering with Let’s Do It! Africa, and providing resources towards the biggest global cleanup that the world has ever...